Chase Community Giving Challenge
: Through Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012
Heather Lyons, Executive Director
Phone: 859-252-5222 or 859-255-2284
Web site: www.LASCLEX.org
The Living Arts & Science Center is only Kentucky organization on leader board in Chase Community Giving national challenge.
In an on-line voting competition, presented by J.P. Morgan Chase, the Living Arts & Science Center (LASC) is now ranked #141 from among over 7000 national non-profit organizations. The LASC is the only Kentucky organization with enough votes to be included on the national leader board.
If a ranking above #196 is maintained by the Living Arts & Science Center through Wednesday night, September 19, at 11:59 PM, the LASC will receive a grant for at least $10,000. A higher ranking could earn the organization $20,000 to $250,000. Currently 100 – 200 new votes are needed each day to stay in the running.
Voting is accomplished via facebook with this link: https://apps.facebook.com/chasecommunitygiving/charity/view/ein/61-0675663?ref=6b5b10a539
Or Chase account holders can also cast votes through their regular on-line banking website.
The Living Arts & Science Center serves over 40,000 Kentuckians each year through classes, workshops, in-school and after-school programs, exhibits, scholarships, field trip programs and community events. The LASC is currently celebrating their 44th year of providing creative and unique educational programs in the arts and sciences. The Living Arts & Science Center is engaged in a capital campaign, IMAGINE THIS, to raise funds for expanding and renovating their current facility located in downtown Lexington.